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Virus:Worm/Mytob.JQ
Date discovered:13/12/2012
Type:Worm
In the wild:No
Reported Infections:Low
Distribution Potential:Medium to high
Damage Potential:Medium
Static file:Yes
File size:94.208 Bytes
MD5 checksum:8d5ee553fc3ca66d66bbaff85c2a3fff
VDF version:7.11.53.216

 General Methods of propagation:
   • Email
   • Local network


Aliases:
   •  Symantec: W32.Zotob.J@mm
   •  Mcafee: W32/Zotob.worm.e
   •  Kaspersky: Net-Worm.Win32.Mytob.cn
   •  TrendMicro: WORM_ZOTOB.H
   •  F-Secure: W32/Zotob.D
   •  VirusBuster: Trojan.QHosts.G
   •  Bitdefender: Win32.Worm.Mytob.CN


Platforms / OS:
   • Windows 95
   • Windows 98
   • Windows 98 SE
   • Windows NT
   • Windows ME
   • Windows 2000
   • Windows XP
   • Windows 2003


Side effects:
   • Blocks access to certain websites
   • Blocks access to security websites
   • Downloads malicious files
   • Uses its own Email engine
   • Lowers security settings
   • Registry modification
   • Makes use of software vulnerability
   • Steals information
   • Third party control
Description inserted by Victor Tone on Friday, August 26, 2005
Description updated by Victor Tone on Wednesday, October 19, 2005

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